The Soul of the American University

Marsden, George M.
January 1991
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jan1991, Issue 9, p34
Focuses on the increase in the number of U.S. Protestants who are not supporting Christian programs in higher education other than theological seminaries. Implications of the lack of support for Christian programs for Protestant higher education; Significance of the establishment of chapels at universities to religion; Factors that contributed to the decline in the number of clerically controlled classicist education by the end of the nineteenth century.


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